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departure from l'aquila and pescara


Arrival in L'Aquila (Terminal Bus Station) where a private minibus will be waiting for you to drive you through the Tratturo Magno and the ancient shepherds' routes. Arrival in Rocca Calascio, one of the highest castle in Italy, and visit the ruins of the castle dating back to 1380 set of a number of movies including Ladyhawke. Departure for Santo Stefano di Sessanio, one of the most beautiful villages in Italy now greatly renovated, where reigns supreme the picturesque Medici family tower. Walking tour through traditional craft shops where you can buy the DOP saffron made in L’Aquila, slow food presidium, known as “red gold”, it is the purest in the world, DOP lentils and many local cheeses, honey, jam and other handcraft products made by fine wool. Free time for lunch and departure for Bominaco to visit the Church of Santa Maria Assunta, masterpiece of the abruzzese Romanesque period, and the Chapel of Saint Pilgrim, completely decorated with frescoes paintings dating back from the XIII century. It’s possible to reach the castle's ruins located just a few steps from the Benedictine complex from which you can enjoy a stunning view over the valley. 

Rate: € 150,00 (da 1 a 4 pax) - € 250,00 (da 5 a 8 pax)

Rate includes:

  • Licensed Guide 

  • Entrance fee Rocca Calascio

Rate does not include:

  • Transfers (100 km)

  • Extra costs, tips and all items not mentioned in “the rate includes”

Bookings: Vanessa +39 3485125381
      PS. During winter months the tour is available with some changes

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